Project Lifesaver Simcoe

Site: Mailing Address

Description (Service) Program for vulnerable citizen's that are affected by Alzheimer's and Dementia and those who, due to their cognitive ability, have a tendency to wander
  • a watch sized tracking device that emits a unique FM radio frequency signal every second is worn by vulnerable residents
  • caregivers are tasked with daily battery testing to ensure device is operating properly and immediately share vital information with police in case an individual wanders off
  • batteries and bracelets are changed every 60 days by volunteers with Georgian Bay Volunteer Search and Rescue
  • all participants are added to the Barrie Police Service's Vulnerable Person's Registry
  • Program is run by volunteers
  • monetary donations welcome
Service Details
Hours No regular hours
Areas Served Barrie
Eligibility Vulnerable Barrie residents of any age

Vulnerable people include those with Alzheimer's Disease, Autism Spectrum Disorder, Acquired Brain Injury, or a mental health condition
Application Call or email
Languages English
Fees Transmitter, bracelets and batteries $500 for the first year
After the first year, batteries, bracelets and administration fees are $120 annually or $10 per month
Payment plan option available
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
No physical location
Barrie, ON
Mailing Address c/o Kris Hughston, Vulnerable Persons Registry Dept - Barrie Police Services 
110 Fairview Rd 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4N 8X8
Physical Access Not Applicable
Contact Information
Office Phone Office: 249-888-0249
Social Media Facebook Facebook:

Agency Overview